The prophylactic use of low-dose amphotericin B in bone marrow transplant patients.

@article{Riley1994ThePU,
  title={The prophylactic use of low-dose amphotericin B in bone marrow transplant patients.},
  author={D K Riley and Andrew T. Pavia and Peter G Beatty and Finn Bo Petersen and J L Spruance and Ryan Stokes and Thomas G. Evans},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={1994},
  volume={97 6},
  pages={509-14}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of prophylactic low-dose amphotericin B (0.1 mg/kg per day) (LDA) in preventing fungal infections in patients who have had a bone marrow transplant (BMT). MATERIALS AND METHODS Double-blind, randomized, controlled trial in which patients undergoing bone marrow transplantation received intravenous LDA or similar-appearing… CONTINUE READING